Louzy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Louzy: highlights and tourist information

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Louzy is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 79 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Louzy is 279 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Thouars at 5 km and Moncontour, Vienne at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Louzy, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Louzy in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Louzy

Markets in and near Louzy

  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (4km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (21km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (21km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (29km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Louzy, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Louzy, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Louzy.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (20km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (14km)
  • Loudun (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (15km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (18km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (26km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (40km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (41km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (22km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Louzy

Canton: Thouars 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Bressuire

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79100

Distance to Louzy

from Niort (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 279 km

from Calais: 462 km

from Nice: 689 km

from Bordeaux: 244 km

from Strasbourg: 618 km

Getting here

Louzy is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Louzy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argenton-l'Eglise, Brion-Pres-Thouet, Saint-Cyr-la-Lande, Saint-Jacques-de-Thouars, Saint-Jean-de-Thouars, Saint-Leger-de-Montbrun, Saint-Martin-de-Macon, Sainte-Radegonde, Sainte-Verge, Thouars and Tourtenay.

This page in French: Visiter Louzy